Bermuda-based Endurance Specialty has appointed Michael Grundmeyer in the newly formed role of director of origination for the Americas at Endurance Global Weather (EGW).
Insurer Hiscox has strengthened its event insurance offering with the acquisition of Event Assured, a specialist provider of insurance for the events sector.
Catlin has appointed Paul Greensmith and Jonathan Gale as chief underwriting officers for the London underwriting hub.
XL Group has strengthened its captive insurance solutions with the appointment of Matthew Latham as head of captive programmes.
Liberty International Underwriters (LIU), part of Liberty Mutual Insurance Group, has strengthened its US excess casualty division with the addition of eight new underwriters.
Arthur J. Gallagher (AJG) has acquired broker Everett James, located in Ridgefield, Connecticut.
Fire, security, and life safety services provider Telgian Corporation has appointed William Reiter as director of security operations at Telgian Risk Solutions, a full service global engineering and risk consultancy.
Lloyd’s insurer Chaucer has appointed Penny Shaw as risk director of Chaucer Syndicates, Chaucer’s Lloyd’s managing agency and main operational subsidiary.
Insurer Chubb has appointed Jalil Rehman as chief executive officer of Chubb Insurance Company of Europe.
Aon Risk Solutions, the global risk management business of Aon, has strengthened its US financial services group leadership team with a number of appointments.